Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
The FBI doesn't track the number of US searches it does on data collected for foreign intelligence purposes.
With code, publishers can incorporate data notifications into their sites. But who's doing what? Google aims to let you know.
The report doesn't provide enough detail about the NSA's collection of US communications, two lawmakers say
The Supreme Court allows a class-action lawsuit against Google for Wi-Fi snooping to move forward.
A recently released research paper shows that the emotions others express on Facebook rub off on you—even with the absence of nonverbal social cues.
Dozens of lawmakers get F's for NSA reform in scorecard by EFF, Free Press and other groups
Regulations to fight crime should be in line with human rights, Austria's Constitutional Court said
Facebook has filed an appeal for the return of the data and for a ruling on several legal points
The Digital Advertising Alliance plans to release two apps this fall allowing users to opt out of behavioral ads.
European Google users may now see a warning when they search for a name
A trade group's recommendations for best privacy practices run counter to US values, an ACLU lawyer says
Lamwakers need to address consumer privacy for data held by companies and for data gathered by spy agencies, he says
VPNs are great for privacy and jumping regional restrictions, but not all VPNs are created equal. Knowing some of the key differences can save you time and hassle.
Merely knowing what pages a person views on a website can hint at their personal life
The Privacy Icons browser add-on translates websites' privacy policies into nine easy-to-grasp categories